Job of a PsychologistJuly 15, 2017 – 07:11 pm

Job of a Psychologist

Psychologists study human behaviour and the processes associated with how people think and feel, conduct research and provide treatment and counselling in order to reduce distress and behavioural and psychological problems. They promote mental health and positive behaviour in individuals and groups. Psychologists work on a broad range of issues with clients, including children, adults, couples, families and organisations. Psychologists may perform… pregnancy at 28 weeks

Personality Psychologist Job DescriptionJuly 3, 2017 – 07:03 pm

Personality Psychologist Job Description

Personality psychologists examine individual traits and behavior and determine how they influence the outcome of specific individual and group situations. The career requires a substantial education culminating in a doctorate and a great deal of research experience. Required Education Doctoral degree Other Requirements State licensing Projected Growth (2012-2022)* 12% (for all psychologists) Average Salary (2014)* $89, 810 (for all other psychologists…

University of Denver Sports PsychologyJune 21, 2017 – 06:50 pm

University of Denver Sports Psychology

The University of Denver Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP), with its history of pioneering innovative training in psychology, offers a Master of Arts degree in Sport and Performance Psychology. This degree is intended for individuals in the sport, performing arts, health and fitness, or mental health fields who want to develop their ability to improve the performance and lives of those with whom they work. (See current alumni positions.)…

Jobs in Cognitive PsychologyJune 3, 2017 – 06:45 pm

Jobs in Cognitive Psychology

The brain is an amazing thing. Like many amazing things, it is also quite complex. It can process information and data; store and recall information and data; and influence how we behave and feel. All of these tasks are often done simultaneously, or at least within milliseconds of each other. Cognitive psychology is meant to help us try to understand the human thought process and how we acquire, process, and store information. Professionals in this…

International Journal of Sport PsychologyApril 25, 2017 – 05:35 pm

International Journal of Sport Psychology

The International Journal of Sport Psychology publishes empirical and theoretical contributions in the human movement sciences from all over the world. Manuscripts related to psychology, sport pedagogy, exercise and sport performance are suited to the Journal s scope. IJSP s aims are to disseminate results of rigorous and relevant studies, to expose positions and commentaries regarding the development of theory and confirmation or contradiction of…

Definition of Sports PsychologyApril 22, 2017 – 05:34 pm

Definition of Sports Psychology

Sports psychologist motivates football players in the locker room. Photo Credit Mike Powell/DigitalVision/Getty Images Success or failure on the field often depends on mental factors as much as physical ones. Sport psychologists recognize the dramatic impact of the athlete s mindset, and focus on preparing the mind to overcome obstacles on the field while boosting confidence for optimal performance. By definition, sport psychology is the study of…

Graduate Schools for Sports PsychologyApril 4, 2017 – 05:11 pm

Graduate Schools for Sports Psychology

Sports psychology masters programs are quickly becoming a necessary prerequisite in order to be competitive in the field. The field of sports psychology may boast unique opportunities for those interested in sports, health, or exercise. There may be a limited number of potential career opportunities available to sports psychologists. Earning a master s degree in sports psychology will allow students to apply for certification by the Association for…